Florida Congressional delegation:

Sen. Bill Nelson and health care reform

Senator Bill Nelson
Senator Bill Nelson

Sen. Bill Nelson
United States Senate
716 Hart Senate Office Building

Local Offices

Sen. Bill Nelson
Justice Center Annex Building
Suite 801
2000 Main Street
Ft. Myers, FL 33901
Phone: 239-334-7760
Fax: 239-334-7710

Sen. Bill Nelson
Sam M. Gibbons Federal Courthouse
4th Floor
801 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: 813- 225-7040
Fax: 813-225-7050

Sen. Bill Nelson
Suite 2010
1301 Riverplace Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904-346-4500
Fax: 904-346-4506

Sen. Bill Nelson
Landmark Two
Suite 410
225 East Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 888-671-4091
Fax: 407-872-7165

Sen. Bill Nelson
Suite 610
2555 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Phone: 305-536-5999
Fax: 305-536-5991

Sen. Bill Nelson
3416 South University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
Phone: 954-693-4851
Fax: 954-693-4862

Sen. Bill Nelson
U.S. Courthouse Annex
111 North Adams Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: 850-942-8415
Fax: 850-942-8450

Sen. Bill Nelson
Suite 210
413 Clematis Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 561-514-0189
Fax: 561-514-4078

Share how Sen. Nelson votes:

Sen. Bill Nelson: key health care votes

5/25/2011 5:22 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: Senate motion to proceed rejected 40-57, 3 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Sen. Nelson voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

See how Sen. Bill Nelson votes on Health Reform legislation.

About Sen. Bill Nelson

Current Office: Senator from Florida
Name: Bill Nelson
Date Elected: 11/7/2000
Party: Democrat

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 9/29/1942
Birth Place: Miami
Religion: Presbyterian
Spouse: Wife, Grace
Children: 2


  • JD, University of Virginia
  • BA, Yale University

Professional Experience:

  • Attorney

Political Experience:

  • Florida Treasurer and Insurance Commissioner
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • Florida House of Representatives


  • Special Committee on Aging (Chairman)
  • Committee on Armed Services
  • Subcommittee on Airland
  • Subcommittee on Seapower
  • Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
  • Committee on the Budget
  • Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
  • Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
  • Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet
  • Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
  • Subcommittee on Science and Space (Chair)
  • Subcommittee on Tourism, Competitiveness, and Innovation
  • Committee on Finance
  • Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
  • Subcommittee on Health Care
  • Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy